Minnesota Timberwolves star Cities of Carl Anthony He suffered a dislocated left wrist and is expected to miss several matches before being allowed to return.
On Sunday, the team said that no surgery would be required, and that the organization sets its schedule based on its weekly assessment. Sources told ESPN that there is optimism that it will be a relatively short-term absence for the country.
Sources said Townes had surgery on his left wrist at the end of the season a year ago, but the injury is in a different place. He was evaluated by a hand specialist in Los Angeles, where Timber Wolves plays the Lakers on Sunday and the Clippers on Tuesday.
Towns were ejected from the air and on the ground, landing on his left hand, late in Timber Wolves’ victory over Utah on Saturday night. He left the stadium for the locker room, only to return later and re-enter the game as a “decoy” describing itself as a “decoy” in the last moments.
Cities were instrumental in leading Minnesota to the start of 2-0, with an average of 22.6 points, 11.5 rebounds and five assists. Second year center Naz Reed It will start on Sunday instead of in the cities.
“[Towns] “He was really good for us,” said coach Ryan Saunders before the match. “So we need other guys to fill these roles and replace Karl Anthony Towns with one, and you do it with a team effort and the same thing we always say when it comes to guarding great players, do it all.” As a team, that’s what this group is doing. “
ESPN’s Dave McMenamin contributed to this report.